In State or Short Distance Moving Companies - Rules, Licensing and Registration
If you are moving within the state of Maine, or doing a short distance move from Dover Foxcroft ME, that is considered intrastate moving
. Also known as short-distance or in-state or local moving, each state has varying rules and regulations with regard to household goods moving within it's own state. Some states have very rigid regulations for movers, while others have little if any requirements for moving. To get more info for moving from Dover Foxcroft ME to any city also in Maine go to Mover Licensing Requirements in ME.
Long Distance Moving Dover Foxcroft ME - Licensing and Regulations
If you are moving your personal property or household goods from Dover Foxcroft ME
to another state, this is known as "interstate moving
". The US Department of Transportation regulates interstate household goods moving by way of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) Household Goods Program. Interstate movers
, also known as out of state movers
, are required to be registered with the US DOT, and should have either a US DOT # or Motor Carrier # (MC#) or both. To find out a mover's registration status go to - Find Out About Long Distance Movers
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Dover Foxcroft, ME
Approximately how many hours should it take for reliable movers to do a local move in the Dover Foxcroft ME area? For 4 to 5 rooms of furniture and items moving from a 3rd floor apartment with elevator and a long hallway to a single story home it should take 1 truck and 2 men from 7 to 8 hours. This is for an averagely furnished home. Adjust hours and time for lightly furnished or more heavily furnished. For total rooms to be moved be sure to include outdoor and patio items in addition to garage items.
Your actual moving cost will depend upon the hourly moving rate of your Dover Foxcroft ME mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Dover Foxcroft movers.